Welcome to M.S. in Counseling (School Psychology)
The deadline for Fall 2017 admissions has passed. In the meantime, please feel free to browse our site and find more information on our programs.
The Master of Science Degree in Counseling, Option in School Psychology, is designed for graduate students who plan to work as school psychologists who will focus on the psychoeducational development of individuals from birth to age 21, their abilities and potentialities, biological, emotional, behavioral, and cultural factors that influence the learning process. Candidates who earn the master’s degree with this option also qualify for the Pupil Personnel Services credential with Advanced Specialization in School Psychology and Advanced Specialization in Child Welfare and Attendance Services.
The M.S. in Counseling option in School Psychology is accredited by the National Association of School Psychologists, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, and the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.
Admission Deadline: January 15, 2017
In addition to University requirements for amdission to graduate study, students:
- must have a 2.75 GPA in the last 60 semester units or 90 quarter units attempted
- submit the Division and College application forms
- complete an undergraduate level statistics class (can be completed the summer prior to enrollment or during first year in the program)
Applications are considered once a year for admission to the Fall Semester. We offer a 3-year, full time program of study. Students should expect most classes to be completed in the evening hours and to be on campus 2-4 days/week.
Prospective student information sessions will be schedule during Fall 2017. More information forthcoming.
Master of Science Degree in Counseling Option in School Psychology